Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 62 130
Rank change year-on-year -13 +68 -24
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 79 71 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.97% 3.23% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.44% 5.77% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 22
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +35.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £68,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +7.41%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,452 1,230 1,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 54.57% 55.93% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 988 792 781
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 52 (65.82%) Windows
2 38 (48.10%) SQL Server
3 37 (46.84%) SQL
4 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
5 27 (34.18%) Windows Server
6 26 (32.91%) Finance
7 25 (31.65%) C#
8 24 (30.38%) VMware
9 21 (26.58%) .NET
9 21 (26.58%) Active Directory
10 20 (25.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (25.32%) Python
10 20 (25.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (21.52%) ITIL
12 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (20.25%) Virtual Team
12 16 (20.25%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (17.72%) DevOps
13 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (17.72%) Bash Shell
13 14 (17.72%) Linux
13 14 (17.72%) VB
14 13 (16.46%) VB.NET
14 13 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (16.46%) Ansible
15 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
15 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (15.19%) Puppet
15 12 (15.19%) SCCM
15 12 (15.19%) Configuration Management

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.80%) Apache
4 3 (3.80%) IBM Domino
4 3 (3.80%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.53%) JBoss
5 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.59%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (6.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.80%) Mimecast
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.53%) GitHub
6 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Firewall
2 9 (11.39%) DNS
3 7 (8.86%) DHCP
3 7 (8.86%) SAN
4 5 (6.33%) LAN
4 5 (6.33%) WAN
5 4 (5.06%) Internet
6 3 (3.80%) Skype
6 3 (3.80%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.80%) VPN
7 2 (2.53%) SSL
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.27%) MPLS
8 1 (1.27%) NAS
8 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.27%) Network Security
8 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (48.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (12.66%) MongoDB
4 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.13%) MySQL
5 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (8.86%) HBase
6 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (8.86%) Redis
7 6 (7.59%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.13%) Selenium
2 8 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.86%) Subversion
4 5 (6.33%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.06%) SpecFlow
5 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.80%) Codeship
6 3 (3.80%) JIRA
6 3 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.53%) Maven
7 2 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.27%) GCC
8 1 (1.27%) GoCD
8 1 (1.27%) MSI
8 1 (1.27%) NuGet
8 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (32.91%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Legal
3 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.53%) Law
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Analyst
2 13 (16.46%) DBA
3 12 (15.19%) Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) SQL DBA
6 7 (8.86%) IT Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Production DBA
7 6 (7.59%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (5.06%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) WCF
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) RESTful
4 2 (2.53%) XML
5 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) CSS3
5 1 (1.27%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) Java EE
5 1 (1.27%) JSON
5 1 (1.27%) LAMP
5 1 (1.27%) MDX
5 1 (1.27%) React
5 1 (1.27%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Virtual Team
2 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) EMC VNX
4 4 (5.06%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.53%) Clustering
6 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (65.82%) Windows
2 27 (34.18%) Windows Server
3 14 (17.72%) Linux
3 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.06%) Unix
6 3 (3.80%) CentOS
7 2 (2.53%) Android
7 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) ITIL
2 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.72%) DevOps
4 12 (15.19%) Configuration Management
5 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
7 9 (11.39%) Performance Management
8 8 (10.13%) Asset Management
8 8 (10.13%) Change Management
8 8 (10.13%) Scrum
8 8 (10.13%) Validation
9 7 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (8.86%) Task Automation
10 6 (7.59%) ITIL V3
11 5 (6.33%) Application Packaging
11 5 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.33%) Project Management
11 5 (6.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) SQL
2 25 (31.65%) C#
3 20 (25.32%) Python
4 14 (17.72%) Bash Shell
4 14 (17.72%) VB
5 13 (16.46%) VB.NET
6 11 (13.92%) Perl
7 10 (12.66%) Java
8 8 (10.13%) C
9 7 (8.86%) C++
9 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
9 7 (8.86%) PHP
9 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
9 7 (8.86%) VBA
10 6 (7.59%) VBScript
11 5 (6.33%) Ruby
12 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (1.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.19%) MCSE
3 8 (10.13%) MCDBA
3 8 (10.13%) MCITP
4 5 (6.33%) MCSA
5 3 (3.80%) Degree
5 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.53%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.27%) CCIE
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.27%) CISSP
7 1 (1.27%) HNC
7 1 (1.27%) HND
7 1 (1.27%) ISEB
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) GCP
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (26.58%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.66%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (11.39%) vSphere
5 6 (7.59%) Hyper-V
6 5 (6.33%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (5.06%) Docker
7 4 (5.06%) XenApp
7 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.53%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.27%) vCloud
10 1 (1.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 16 (20.25%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (16.46%) Ansible
3 12 (15.19%) Puppet
3 12 (15.19%) SCCM
4 7 (8.86%) SCOM
5 4 (5.06%) WSUS
5 4 (5.06%) yum
6 3 (3.80%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (3.80%) Nagios
6 3 (3.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.53%) Capistrano
7 2 (2.53%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.53%) HP SIM
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.27%) HockeyApp
8 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.27%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.27%) Rundeck
8 1 (1.27%) Terraform
8 1 (1.27%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (30.38%) VMware
3 10 (12.66%) Cisco
4 9 (11.39%) Citrix
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle
6 6 (7.59%) EMC
7 5 (6.33%) HP
8 4 (5.06%) Lotus
8 4 (5.06%) Remedy
9 3 (3.80%) Google
9 3 (3.80%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.80%) Symantec
10 2 (2.53%) AppDynamics
10 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.53%) New Relic
10 2 (2.53%) Perforce
10 2 (2.53%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.53%) Splunk